Our AMAZING Indoor and Outdoor Cinema Screen

We have the most innovative product to date – our campervan cinema has indoor and outdoor screens so the whole family can enjoy! The custom-built screens are made to fit our campervans and are fitted inside the pop-up roof for an indoor cinema or attached to the awning for an outdoor cinema. The projector has …

The differences between the TDI400 and TDI450

Recently VW brought out yet another new model for our beloved T6 – the TDI450.  What is the TDI450 and is it worth the $6000 more you pay for this as opposed to the TDI400?  It’s another step up in power and torque (150kw, 450nm) but is more fuel efficient and economical than the others as …

ADD SOME COLOUR TO YOUR LIFE WITH AN AFTERMARKET EXTERNAL COLOUR OPTIONS!

Following on from our blog on T6 colours we look at aftermarket external colour options for your van. IF YOUR VAN IS A COLOUR ALREADY You can choose to have your pop top roof colour matched to the body of the van for $1750.  This isn’t a necessity however as we’ll fit a white strip …

What paint colour will you choose for you new VW T6?

Ordering a new VW T6?  Don’t forget there are x6 solid paint finishes that you can choose from for no additional cost.  We love the solid grey and also the blues. If you are after a metallic paint they are an additional $1,230.     …

The VW T6 Interior Comfort Package

WHAT YOU GET WITH THE VW INTERIOR COMFORT PACKAGE: Light and Vision system: auto dimming inside rear view mirror, automatic headlight activation with separate daytime running lights, “Leaving Home” and manual “Coming Home” function. Rain sensing wipers. Height adjustment for front passenger’s seat. Lumbar support (manually adjustable) for front passenger’s seat. Armrests for driver and front …

Film faced birch ply – lasting the distance

All over the world, film faced ply is THE material of choice for fit outs of the coolest bars, restaurants, cafes and shops.  Cafes with tables and chairs made from transparent birch ply or black film faced.  Shops with shelves and benches made from black film faced, bar tops, bench tops and table tops in …

Caravan Salon Exhibition Dusseldorf 2017

Achtung Camper reporting on the latest and greatest from the campervan world internationally.  We recently attended our second Caravan Saalon Exhibition in Dusseldorf, Germany and got to see what the biggest and best companies from Europe and the UK are doing campervan and motorhome wise.  …

VW Long Wheel Base VS Short Wheel Base – which is right for me?

LWB VS SWB which is better for your campervan conversion? Read our campervan blog and find out if a long wheel base van is better than a short wheel base. …

THE PSYCHOLOGY OF CAR BUYING

This article by RACV ROYAL AUTO MAGAZINE is a MUST REAL for anyone looking to buy a new vehicle! You’ve up-ended three weekends, trudged from car yard to car yard weeding the great from the not-so-great but finally signed on the dotted line for a shiny new set of wheels. It’s about now most people …

The VW TRANSPORTER 4MOTION feature

What is this? That’s a great question! :> 4Motion is the fancy name for VW’s all-wheel-drive feature in the Transporter. In their own words “the Transporter 4Motion model is an all-wheel-drive system which will give extra grip and stability, especially in wet or off-road conditions.” Mechanical Differential Lock or ‘Diff Lock”: This is an additional feature available …

Campervan pop top roofs – the difference between the European style and Vertical lifter

A question we get asked very often about campervan pop top roofs: why do you use the ‘European style’ pop top roof and what are the advantages of this type of roof compared to the vertical lifter style roof which is still commonly used in Australia. There are two main reasons why we believe the …

The difference between the VW T6 TDI340 and TDI400

Getting a new VW T6 and don’t know what all the jargon is about? Hopefully we can help! Background: the 2.0Litre turbo-diesel engine is available in two ‘output level’s’ (VW calls them ‘output levels’ but from what I can ascertain this relates to the amount of power in the engine). The TDI340, 103kw, 340Nm Average …